National Seminar cum Workshop: Inaugural Session

National Seminar cum Workshop

on

COUNTER WRITING: DALITS AND OTHER SUBALTERNS

30-31 October, 2014

Inaugural Session

30th October, 2014 at 9.30 am

Venue: Auditorium, School of Humanities, UoH

Chair: Prof. Amitabha Das Gupta

Dean, School of Humanities

Welcome Address: Prof. Tutun Mukherjee

Head, Centre for Comparative Literature

Workshop’s Rationale: Dr. J. Bheemaiah

Assistant Professor, Centre for Comparative Literature

Chief Guest:  Prof. Ramakrishna Ramaswamy

Vice-Chancellor, University of Hyderabad

Introducing the Guests of Honour: A. S. Dasan

Professor of English and Director, Shukrodaya’s Academy for HRD, Mysore

Inaugural Address: Ms. P. Sivakami

(VRS from IAS) – Tamil Writer-activist, Chennai

Keynote Address: M. Dasan

Formerly Professor of English, Kannur University, Kerala

COUNTER-WRITING: DALITS AND OTHER SUBALTERNS POSTER

CENTRE FOR COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES, UNIVERSITY OF HYDERABAD

 National Seminar cum Workshop

on

COUNTER-WRITING: DALITS AND OTHER SUBALTERNS

30-31 October, 2014

Venue: Auditorium, School of Humanities

Plenary Speakers

A.S. Dasan

Professor of English and Director, Shukrodaya’s Academy for HRD, Mysore

Maya Pandit

Professor of English, EFLU, Hyderabad

Thirupathi Kumar

Professor of English, EFLU, Hyderabad

Kashinath Ranveer

Professor of English, Baba Sahib Maratwada University

                                                                Aurangabad, Maharastra

  1. Nageshwara Rao

Professor of English, EFLU, Hyderabad

Bajrang Korde

Professor of English, Pune University

  1. Sudhakar Rao

Professor of Anthropology, University of Hyderabad

  1. Subba Rao

Formerly Professor of English, Osmania University

Telugu Film Screening

  30th October, 2014 at 6.00.pm

KAMLI (2006)

 Directed by K.N.T Sastry

Auditorium, School of Humanities

Theme:The plight of tribal women selling their babies for a pittance’

 .   Nandita Das in the title role of a Lambada girl. The film was showcased at the Busan International Film Festival in Korea and the Asian Film Festival in Mumbai

Moderator: Nandi Chinni Kumar